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2008 Results: Vista, California

This town report includes all data submitted to the town and to all postal codes associated with the town.

Other years: 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012


Species [taxonomic]
[alphabetic]
Number of Birds   Number of Checklists
Reporting the Species
Snow Goose 1       1      
Ross's Goose 1       1      
Mallard 9       1      
Northern Shoveler 32       1      
Redhead 1       1      
Pied-billed Grebe 2       1      
Double-crested Cormorant 8       1      
Great Egret 1       1      
Snowy Egret 1       1      
Black-crowned Night-Heron 7       1      
Turkey Vulture 1       1      
Cooper's Hawk 3       3      
Red-shouldered Hawk 5       4      
Red-tailed Hawk 4       2      
American Kestrel 1       1      
American Coot 10       1      
Ring-billed Gull 1       1      
Rock Pigeon 12       4      
Mourning Dove 26       6      
Anna's Hummingbird 17       5      
Yellow-bellied Sapsucker 1       1      
Red-breasted Sapsucker 1       1      
Ladder-backed Woodpecker 2       1      
Nuttall's Woodpecker 9       4      
Downy Woodpecker 1       1      
Black Phoebe 7       4      
Cassin's Kingbird 2       1      
Plumbeous Vireo 1       1      
Hutton's Vireo 2       1      
Western Scrub-Jay 21       3      
American Crow 36       4      
Mountain Chickadee 1       1      
Bushtit 24       3      
Bewick's Wren 1       1      
House Wren 2       1      
Ruby-crowned Kinglet 5       1      
Western Bluebird 8       2      
Hermit Thrush 1       1      
Northern Mockingbird 17       3      
European Starling 23       2      
Cedar Waxwing 1       1      
Phainopepla 10       2      
Orange-crowned Warbler 2       2      
Common Yellowthroat 2       1      
Pine Warbler 1       1      
Yellow-rumped Warbler 20       4      
Spotted Towhee 3       2      
California Towhee 11       4      
Song Sparrow 13       4      
White-crowned Sparrow 36       4      
Summer Tanager 1       1      
House Finch 59       4      
Pine Siskin 10       1      
Lesser Goldfinch 52       6      
American Goldfinch 3       2      
House Sparrow 21       5      
Total 553             

A total of 56 species were reported.

See a summary for California.

This report was updated 15-Jan-2013 09:05 ET.